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Imagine Mesa wants your ideas for our future

June 29, 2017 at 12:24 pm
It all starts with a spark of imagination and leads to whats next for our community. Imagine Mesa is a new program designed to engage our residents in shaping a vision for our future. You are encouraged to go online to submit, discuss and support...

Take the Mesa Hydration Donation Campaign's One Ton Water Challenge

August 10, 2017 at 7:04 am
With more than five weeks remaining in the campaign and temperatures exceeding triple digits daily, the need for donations of bottles of water to help people in need is still critical. The Mesa Hydration Donation Campaign has launched the One Ton...

Kleinman Park reopens after six-month renovation project

August 15, 2017 at 5:56 pm
After being closed for nearly six months for a massive makeover, Kleinman Park, 710 S. Extension Road, has reopened. Kleinman Park has three new lighted tennis courts and four new pickleball courts. The softball fields have been rebuilt with new...

Groundbreaking for large industrial facility designed for aerospace and defense businesses

August 16, 2017 at 10:59 am
A groundbreaking ceremony was held today for Longbow Gateway One, a 150,000-square foot speculative industrial facility designed to attract aerospace and defense businesses to the Falcon Field District."Longbow Gateway One will be an excellent...

Register for Parks and Recreation fall programs

July 26, 2017 at 3:19 pm
While we are still enduring triple digit temperatures, fall is just a few weeks away. Registration is now open for youth and adult programs, including adult sports, youth sports, adaptive sports, golf and tennis lessons, aquatics, flag football, Red...

Pre-Eclipse Party at Arizona Museum of Natural History

August 7, 2017 at 2:28 pm
Arizona Museum of Natural History, 53 N. Macdonald in Mesa, is hosting a "Pre-Eclipse Party! Saturday Aug. 19 from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., sponsored by NXP.Joining us are scientists from the ASU School for the Future of Innovation in Society, and...

ArtVille renovations begin Aug. 14

August 10, 2017 at 1:16 pm
The i.d.e.a. Museum begins renovations to ArtVille - its colorful, imaginative town for little ones to discover art and nurture creative thinking - on Monday, Aug. 14.

Mesa Hydration Donation Campaign underway to save lives

June 5, 2017 at 2:11 pm
The 11th Annual Mesa Hydration Donation Campaign is underway with a goal of collecting 500,000 bottles of water to help people in need during the extreme summer heat.The campaign is a life saver for the less fortunate during the hot summer...

Gene Autry Park playground has a fresh new look

July 24, 2017 at 4:14 pm
Gene Autry Park, 4125 E. McKellips, was recently renovated with a new playground and shade canopy. This playground renovation was identified as part of the 2012 Parks Bond program focusing on renovations of existing park facilities. The renovation...

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Arizona Commemorative Air Force Museum celebrates summer with two-for-one Wednesdays

June 14, 2017 at 9:30 am
The Arizona Commemorative Air Force Museum (AZCAF) is celebrating the summer season by offering visitors two admission tickets for the price of one on Wednesdays through August 31. Patrons may purchase one adult ($15), senior ($12), or child age 5-12...

LaunchPoint businesses recognized at City Council meeting

June 7, 2017 at 11:46 am
Mesa, AZ " LaunchPoint is Mesas downtown business accelerator designed for entrepreneurs and small companies to grow their ideas. From providing flexible space and business development assistance to networking and training opportunities, LaunchPoint...

LaunchPoint businesses recognized at City Council meeting

June 7, 2017 at 11:46 am
Mesa, AZ " LaunchPoint is Mesas downtown business accelerator designed for entrepreneurs and small companies to grow their ideas. From providing flexible space and business development assistance to networking and training opportunities, LaunchPoint...

Summer exhibit takes whimsical look at monsters

May 31, 2017 at 2:32 pm
This summer, experience the whimsical side of monsters at the i.d.e.a. Museum. My Favorite Monster, through fun art and hands-on activities, will look at the popularity of these imaginative creatures in media and their role in storytelling, as well...

Free admission for military families returns this summer

May 25, 2017 at 2:31 pm
The i.d.e.a. Museum for the sixth year in a row will provide free admission to active-duty military families in the summer via the Blue Star Museums program. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

Writer in Residence Program returns to Mesa Public Library

May 25, 2017 at 11:44 am
Aspiring writers can utilize another resource to improve their writing skills. Marylee MacDonald, who has taught fiction, creative nonfiction and literary editing for Arizona State Universitys Piper Center for Creative Writing and for River Oak Arts...

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